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Jaffa Lighthouse

Simon the Tanner Alley, 8, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
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It’ll help you if you’re lost...

Actually, it’s not the most dramatic light house I’ve seen, tucked away, as it is, in the old port... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Howi58
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Old style

Very easy to miss this in Old Jaffa as it's not very high and partially hidden in the old city... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2017
macedonboy
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent33%
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  • Average9%
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May 29, 2018
“It’ll help you if you’re lost...”
Dec 16, 2017
“Old style”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Simon the Tanner Alley, 8, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Actually, it’s not the most dramatic light house I’ve seen, tucked away, as it is, in the old port of Jaffa and it’s not a huge amount of help to those navigating on land, but it is an interesting and historically significant building and a...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Very easy to miss this in Old Jaffa as it's not very high and partially hidden in the old city. Rather than out in the port like normal. It's kind of cute in an old fashioned sense, with it's alternating red and white paint. Doesn't...More

Thank macedonboy
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Looks impressive and worth stopping nearby at for a photo with same in the background....another place which adds to the overall Old Jaffa experience.

Thank boutyeh
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

It easily to notice if you are on the promenade, near de Old Jaffa. Not a tourists attraction in itself, but you can take beautiful photos.

1  Thank SakinWorld
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

it's a nice spot, you can walk by during your stroll in Old Jaffa. you cannot get just next to it, but still good to take a few nice pics!

Thank Roxana_DTS
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

Visible from afar since it has a bright colors. You can not approach it closely, we saw it strolling along the promenade. Loads of cafes and restaurants with a view on the lightouse.

Thank KarolaRS
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Perfect location with several bars and restaurants around it. Good historical starting point for a walking tour.

Thank Andrew M
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Reviewed 17 April 2016

Jaffa is great food and beach but also a place to see the early history of israel, visit this landmark to learn more about the early days of the city and add culture to your day!

Thank Boaz Y
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

Find the lighthouse and be sure to visit the house of Simon the Tanner (just view the outside, private residence).

Thank Chippy022
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Reviewed 11 March 2016

BUILT by the Ottoman Sultan,and renovated 1936 during the British Mandate,stoped functioning 1966 with the opening of the harbour of Ashdod,next door in the arched small building was the house of Petrus,according the Armenian Church

1  Thank airport2015
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